This month, our Map of the Month section features the digital atlas Physical Geography of Ukraine. It received the second jury prize in the category “digital products” at the International Cartographic Exhibition at ICC 2013 in Dresden.
June’s Map of the Month is the Ukrainian school wall map “France. Physigue. Administrative”. At the last ICC the wall map won the second jury’s prize in the category “Educational Cartographic Resources”.
The following meetings and workshops are organized or co-organized by the ICA Commission on Atlases in 2012:
“National Atlases in the Formation of the Global Information Space”, 5th All-Ukrainian Scientific and Practical Conference “National Mapping”
September 13-14, Kiev (Ukraine)
Venue: Kiev House of Scientists, Kiev, Volodymyrska str., 45А
Organizers: National Committee of Geographers of Ukraine, Ukrainian Geographical Society, ICA Commission on Atlases, Ukrainian Cartographic Association, Ukrainian Academy of Sciences (Institute of Geography), State Scientific and Production Enterprise “Kartographia”
Topics: Characteristics of national and regional atlases of different countries of the world, modern conceptual approaches to the creation of national and regional atlases, problems of information reflection and coordination of thematics of border regions maps, Software and technology of creation of paper and electronic versions of Continue reading